Display the bolt diameter part number in CADWorx Plant - CADWorx - Help

CADWorx Spec Editor

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CADWorx
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Version_CADWorx
20.1 (2020 R1)
  1. Create a bolt diameter table in the catalog.

    Make sure you have added values in the PTN column, or the software displays no values in the Code box in CADWorx Plant. For more information, see Bolt Diameter Table.

  2. Click File > Save.

  3. Open a project corresponding to the catalog.

  4. Click Yes to update the project from the base catalog.

  5. Double-click the specification.

  6. In the Properties pane, select the bolt diameter table name from the Bolt Diameter Table Name list.

  7. In the Main Spec List View, under Gaskets/Bolts/Welds, select the bolt component.

  8. In the Edit component pane, select a Description ellipsis.

    You can add the BOLT_DIAMETER_PTN schema to any of the description fields. However, this schema is only available on the bolt component.

    A description format dialog box displays.

  9. Click the Component Tables list, and then select Size Tables.

  10. Select the BOLT_DIAMETER_PTN schema in the Table Fields box.

  11. Click Move right to move the schema to the [Description] Format box.

  12. Click OK.

  13. Click File > Save.

  14. Open a drawing in plant.

  15. Set the specification with the bolt diameter part number schema.

  16. Draw a flange set or a flange and valve set with bolts.

  17. Double-click the bolts.

    The Component Edit dialog box displays with the bolt diameter part number in the Code box.

  18. Check the value in the Code box to ensure it matches the value in the PTN column of the bolt diameter table.